While top stars click selfies with PM Modi, many films in the 'Dimensions Mumbai' category in the ongoing MAMI film festival dealt with subjects like lynching and political killings.
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The streaming company, which so far doesn't censor content, responds to reports of interference from the BJP's ideological parent.
21/10/2019 8:51 AM IST
From James Gray's 'Ad Astra' to Robert Eggers' 'The Lighthouse', Day 1 of MAMI saw a solid lineup.
19/10/2019 11:15 AM IST
Overnight success often eclipses the sleepless nights that were spent mourning repeated failure. Varun Sharma’s story is one such.
19/10/2019 9:44 AM IST
A music video on India's female skateboarders led to the discovery of a protégé, 9-year-old Kamali.
18/10/2019 5:12 PM IST
Navdeep Singh's 'Laal Kaptaan' doesn’t quite know what it wants to be. It’s a hollow period drama with nothing interesting to say.
17/10/2019 7:30 PM IST
The trio bought the house down at Mumbai film festival's movie mela event on Sunday.
14/10/2019 1:34 PM IST
Priyanka Chopra is extraordinary in Shonali Bose's semi-autobiographical drama, a film that's the cinematic equivalent of visiting a therapist.
10/10/2019 2:39 AM IST
From a neo noir thriller to a film on Japan's rent-a-relative business, there's lots to sample at this year's Mumbai Film Festival.
09/10/2019 3:29 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan Had The Most Self-Deprecating Response When Asked About The Kind Of Films He Wants To Make
The actor's wit remains unmatched.
08/10/2019 12:47 PM IST
The high-on-testosterone War inverts several tropes associated with the modern day jingoistic actioner and the result is a dazzling film.
02/10/2019 4:36 PM IST
The Blacklist founder will be at MAMI later this month.
29/09/2019 6:08 PM IST
Exclusive details from what to expect at the upcoming Mumbai film festival.
29/09/2019 3:56 PM IST
The actor on not really getting his due, whether the break-up with Yash Raj Films affected his career, and #MeToo.
28/09/2019 2:06 PM IST
The Emraan Hashmi-starrer 'Bard of Blood' is a spectacular failure, a relentless assault on intelligence, storytelling and, well, Shakespeare.
27/09/2019 8:14 PM IST
The director spoke to HuffPost about her favourite literary adaptations and also addressed the controversy around Gully Boy's Oscar selection.
25/09/2019 4:38 PM IST
"Did we question Aamir Khan when he played a college kid in 3 Idiots?"
24/09/2019 4:23 PM IST
Well, it's complicated.
23/09/2019 7:44 AM IST
Although quite watchable, this Sonam Kapoor-starrer could have done with sharper writing.
20/09/2019 12:42 PM IST
From a classic dark drama to a current mindbender, Vidya Balan has you covered for the weekend.
13/09/2019 8:20 PM IST
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